Niyi Akinmolyayan is having a busy 2019. Already, the filmmaker has three upcoming projects including the animated movie Malika: Warrior Queen, and Elevator Baby adds onto the stack. The movie has been in development for a while, directed by Akay Mason and stars Timini Egbuson and Toyin Abraham.
Elevator Baby tells the story of Dare (Egbuson), a privileged young man with a fiery temper, who got stuck in a faulty elevator with a semi-literate pregnant woman in labour (Abraham). Dare is left with no choice but to try and save both mother and child. This experience brings him face to face with his inner demons. The plot is quite compelling and Akinmolayan has just released a poster for the movie on Instagram.
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Hey Guys!!! Another super bowl of deliciousness is cooking from Anthill Studios and October 11th is the date. We are proud to present the official announcement poster for Elevator Baby, a dramatic-thriller written and directed by Akay Mason and produced by Niyi Akinmolayan. Elevator Baby is centered around Dare William, a privileged young man with a temper and his encounter with Abigail Kuforiji, a pregnant woman with a secret. When both characters get stuck in a faulty elevator, Abigail is forced into an emergency labour, leaving Dare with no choice but to deliver the baby himself. starring @toyin_abraham @_timini @actoryemisolade @brodashaggi @sambasaofficial @blessingjessicaobasi @iamshaffybello @blessingonwukwe @declectic @ememufot @waliu.fagbemi Written and directed by @akay_mason Produced by @victoria_akujobi Executive Producers -Niyi Akinmolayan, Ola Olaniyi Save the Date!!! #ElevatorBaby
The movie also stars Shaffy Bello, Yemi Solade, Emem Ufot, Blessing Obasi, Broda Shaggi, Sambassa Nzeribe, and Ijeoma Aniebo. October 11 can’t come soon enough.
When Bernard Dayo isn’t writing about pop culture, he’s watching horror movies, anime and trying to pretend his addiction to Netflix isn’t a serious condition.